Vermeer & the Art of PaintingBook - 1995
This study examines the creative process and technical means by which the 17th-century Dutch painter Jan Vermeer achieved his pictorial effects. Using the results of X-rays, pigment analysis and infrared reflectography, some of the secrets of Vermeer's artistry are revealed.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c1995.
Characteristics: x, 205 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Alternative Title: Vermeer and the art of painting.